Priscilla Queen of the Desert director
Priscilla Queen of the Desert director Stephan Elliott on the movie that changed his lifeSouth China Morning PostHugo Weaving as Mitzi Del Bra in The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert. He starts off cautiously, explaining why the working title – Flammable Children – was dropped. “We found it was scaring quite a few people. A bunch of people asked me if ...
Posted on 13 October 2017 | 6:17 pm
Our Writer's Favorite Mystery Movies That
ThrillistOur Writer's Favorite Mystery Movies That You Can Watch on NetflixThrillistThis Usual Suspects-esque Australian thriller follows the tale of Eddie Fleming (Hugo Weaving), a man interrogated by the police for a crime he may or may not have committed. Staged almost entirely within that interrogation room, the interplay between ...
Posted on 11 October 2017 | 3:52 pm
Former Home and Away star Samara Weaving
Daily TelegraphFormer Home and Away star Samara Weaving lands big role alongside Rosie O'DonnellDaily TelegraphSamara Weaving at the premiere of SMILF in Los Angeles. Picture: Willy Sanjuan/Invision/AP. The show was created, written, directed and stars Frankie Shaw as a young single mum living in South Boston. Weaving, who is the niece of actor Hugo Weaving, ...and more »
Posted on 11 October 2017 | 5:02 am
The Artificial Intelligence Gap Is Getting
TIMEThe Artificial Intelligence Gap Is Getting NarrowerTIMEThe difference between man and machine couldn't be more stark. Even when the machines take on a human form, Hugo Weaving's sentient program Agent Smith, there's something less real about him even than HAL. (Part of it may be Agent Smith's rubbery ...
Posted on 10 October 2017 | 2:19 pm
Theatre Alliance rolling out three shows in
Winston-Salem JournalTheatre Alliance rolling out three shows in two monthsWinston-Salem JournalFirst up is “Priscilla, Queen of the Desert: The Musical.” It's based on a 1994 movie starring Terence Stamp, Guy Pearce and Hugo Weaving, and was written and directed by Stephan Elliott. For the musical, Elliott shared the book writing duties with ...
Posted on 7 October 2017 | 5:31 pm
Today the Mornings Program broadcasted live from CinefestOZ in Busselton. Geoff Hutchison had a chat with Aussie talent Hugo Weaving, a legend of the film and theatrical world but a title Hugo doesn't feel entirely comfortable with. Hugo talks about his ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:32 pm
Hugo Weaving visits CinefestOZ - The West
Hugo Weaving is being honoured as this year’s CinefestOZ Screen Legend but the Matrix and Lord of the Rings star is not one for dwelling on his stellar career. “The only time I look back is when I meet somebody I worked with and I’m trying to ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:40 am
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies
The film also stars Cate Blanchett, Ian Holm, Christopher Lee, Hugo Weaving, Orlando Bloom, Mikael Persbrandt, Sylvester McCoy, Peter Hambleton, John Callen, Mark Hadlow, Jed Brophy, William Kircher, Stephen Hunter, Adam Brown, John Bell, Manu Bennett and ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 6:23 am
TIFF’15: In “The Dressmaker” trailer
The film co-stars Judy Davis as Tilly’s mom, Hugo Weaving as the town’s fashion-conscious policeman, and Liam Hemsworth as Tilly’s suitor. Adapted from the 2000 debut novel by Rosalie Ham, the film has its world premiere during the 40th Toronto ...
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 1:54 am
Archibald Prize: the ones that got away
In the course of the many Archibalds I have seen, the winner has sometimes been predictable, but seldom the best portrait in the show. More often it is some magical alignment of the notoriety of artist and sitter — packaged in a facile, superficially ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 1:29 pm